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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New York to Raleigh?

Lowest Price£60.42
Fastest Train9h 46m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from New York to Raleigh right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from New York to Raleigh?

In the last month, £71.56 was the average price of a train ticket from New York, NY to Raleigh, NC. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 14 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £33.66 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from New York to Raleigh?

The distance between New York and Raleigh is approximately 423 miles, or 681 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 45 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 46 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New York to Raleigh are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs New York at 03:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 07:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from New York to Raleigh?

Trains leave the station in New York twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Raleigh faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Raleigh to New York. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New York to Raleigh for £47.08.

Which train should you take from New York to Raleigh?

There are 3 train lines with service from New York, New York to Raleigh, North Carolina. There is only one daily train on each service.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak213h 5m£93.44
Amtrak Carolinian110h 0m£68.32
Amtrak Silver Service19h 46m£68.99

Amtrak train tickets from New York to Raleigh start from £60, and on average cost £93. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station, From New York to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 5 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 9 hours and 46 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Raleigh.

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from New York to Raleigh start from £66, and on average cost £68. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak Carolinian in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station, From New York to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 10 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 9 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Raleigh on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from New York.

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from New York to Raleigh start from £66, and on average cost £69. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak Silver Service in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station, From New York to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 9 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Raleigh on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from New York.

Where is the train station in New York?

There is one train station in New York:

  • Penn Station

Where is the train station in Raleigh?

Raleigh has one train station:

  • Union Station

Price trends for trains from New York to Raleigh

Average prices by travel date

£94£63£31JanFeb

Monthly average prices

£118£94£71£47£24FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

£118£94£71£47£243020100

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